Occurrence record: Observations:95904678

Human observation of Platylepas ophiophila Lanchester, 1902 recorded on 2021-09-23
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Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 95904678
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/95904678
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Collector Wingspanner
Supplied as "wingspanner"
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Rights holder wingspanner
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Dataset / Survey name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence remarks Probably Platylepas ophiophila, sea snake barnacle. Seen on a bar-bellied sea snake (https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/95835665). I didn't get too close, as it was still active.
Identification verification status needs_id

Event

Occurrence date 2021-09-23
Supplied date "2021-09-23T09:10:00+10:00"
Verbatim event date 2021/09/23 9:10 AM AEST
Date precision DAY
Event time 23:10:00Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Platylepas ophiophila
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Maxillopoda
Supplied as "Hexanauplia"
Order Sessilia
Supplied as "Balanomorpha"
Family Platylepadidae
Supplied as "Coronulidae"
Genus Platylepas
Species Platylepas ophiophila
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Lanchester, 1902
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -28.301083
Supplied as: "-28.3010833333"
Longitude 153.574617
Supplied as: "153.5746166667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Tweed Heads NSW, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

captive wild

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Moreton Bay
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER Border Ranges GER Border Ranges
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BRUNSWICK RIVER
    River Regions BRUNSWICK RIVER
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Richmond
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tweed (A)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TWEED SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 42
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3616
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KINGSCLIFF - FINGAL HEAD
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TWEED VALLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) RICHMOND - TWEED
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) RICHMOND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) RICHMOND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TWEED
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TWEED COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) CASUARINA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 250,000 TO 999,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) GOLD COAST - TWEED HEADS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TWEED
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) GOLD COAST - TWEED HEADS (TWEED HEADS PART)
    Statistical Local Areas Tweed (A) - Tweed Coast
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Vegetation
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Melaleuca forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus -10339.641 t/ha
    Potassium -10339.6455 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5063
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0996
    Endemism 0.01632964
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.023683364
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Migratory species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 40669.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8444095 index
    Species Richness 2536.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.265552
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 62.322144 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 136.1834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 43.649284 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4568134
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.1845999
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.902203 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.671072 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.582855 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 1756.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1714.8 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 268.2 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 194.6 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 575.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 54.6 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 641.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 26.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.72 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.08 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.76 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.484 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.128
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.56 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 307.4725 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.083333 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1770.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 292.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 218.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 39.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 662.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 248.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 669.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3299.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 283.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 237.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.014142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1376.7032 m
    Remoteness index 0.1473249
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.008336 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -1.9320574 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.45021 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.061853994 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.38207272 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 81.91362 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4265642 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9346.612 %
    Clay % 34.189663 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.922
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.0759776
    Water holding capacity 74000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.94243 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 126.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 85.083336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.38242316 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.191405 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.124567 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3733 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 60.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0015 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 22.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5887 NDVI